ASTM WK45906

    Revision of D6836 - 02(2008)e2 Standard Test Methods for Determination of the Soil Water Chararcteristic Curve for Desorption Using a Hanging Column, Pressure Extractor, Chilled Mirror Hygrometer, and/or Centrifuge

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    Active Standard: D6836 - 02(2008)e2

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.04 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK45906

    1. Rationale

    update and revise standard


    Keywords

    capillary pressure; chilled mirror hygrometer; gravimetric water content; hanging column; matric potential; matric suction; pressure membrane; pressure plate; soil; soil water characteristic curve; suction; total suction; volumetric water content; water activity; Centrifuge method; Matric potential; Soil suction; Suction; Unsaturated soil;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-29-2014

    Technical Contact:
    Nazli Yesiller

    Item:
    009

    Ballot:
    D18 (14-03)

    Status:
    In Balloting